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(September 25, 1930 – May 10, 1999 / Chicago/ Illinois)

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Boa Constrictor

Oh, I'm being eaten
By a boa constrictor,
A boa constrictor,
A boa constrictor,
I'm being eaten by a boa constrictor,
And I don't like it--one bit.
Well, what do you know?
It's nibblin' my toe.
Oh, gee,
It's up to my knee.
Oh my,
It's up to my thigh.
Oh, fiddle,
It's up to my middle.
Oh, heck,
It's up to my neck.
Oh, dread,
It's upmmmmmmmmmmffffffffff . . .

Submitted: Tuesday, April 06, 2010


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  • Andie Valdez (5/26/2012 10:29:00 PM)

    Funny and simple. It's great.

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